Tourism

Bay Area bridge deploys 216 buses for holiday travel rush

A total of 216 shuttle buses with 12,000 seats have been deployed for trips on the mega Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge to meet rising demand during the Spring Festival travel rush until February 18.

16 Jan, 2020

Tourism Office expects 3% fall in visitors this year

The Macau Government Tourism Office expects the number of visitor arrivals to drop by 3% this year, the first year-on-year dip since 2015.

16 Jan, 2020

Local airports expects 10.35 million passengers this year

The local airport expects 10.35 million passengers this year, which would be an increase of about 8% from last year.

15 Jan, 2020

95% of residents support tourist tax: MGTO survey

Findings of MGTO survey on the possible implementation of a tourist tax shows 95% of local residents support such a tax, while 80% of those in the tourism sector oppose it.

10 Jan, 2020

Visitors rise 10% to nearly 40 million last year: police

The Public Security Police (PSP) recorded over 39.4 million visitor arrivals last year, a new record, up 10% from 2018.

3 Jan, 2020

Airport logs record 9.6 million passengers in 2019

Macau International Airport handled a record 9.6 million passengers last year, a year-on-year increase of 16%.

3 Jan, 2020

Macau’s 20 Michelin star restaurants

Macau now has two dozen Michelin-starred restaurants, including three top-rated establishments, since Tuesday.

18 Dec, 2019

Premium Taiwanese airline to launch Macau route next month

Several airlines have long been running the Taiwan-Macau route, and Taiwan-based Starlux Airlines is launching one next month.

18 Dec, 2019

Hotel guests rise 1.7% to 11.7 million in Jan-Oct

Some 11.7 million guests checked into Macau’s 121 hotels and guesthouses in the first 10 months of the year, a year-on-year growth of 1.7%.

2 Dec, 2019

October package tour visitors drop 35%

Macau’s package tour visitor arrivals dropped to 509,000 in October.

2 Dec, 2019

Three new routes at MIA by mid-December

Three new routes will be opened at the Macau International Airport between now and mid-December, in addition to the resumption of the Pattaya route in January.

25 Nov, 2019

Oct visitor arrivals ‘only’ rise 1.8%

Macau’s number of visitor arrivals last month rose a mere 1.8% year-on-year to 3.2 million.

22 Nov, 2019

Daisy Ho says gaming revenue might drop this month

There might be a year-on-year drop in gaming revenue this month due the fact that there aren’t any public holidays and the fact that the external situation is unclear.

12 Nov, 2019

Over 30 million visitors in 9 months

Macau recorded 30.2 million visitors in the first nine months of the year, a year-on-year growth of 17%.

23 Oct, 2019

4th Schumacher to race in Macau GP

David Schumacher will be the fourth in the German family of motor racers to compete in the Formula 3 race of the Macau Grand Prix.

18 Oct, 2019

Leong vows to improve MICE capabilities

the government will continue to improve Macau’s MICE service standards and international competitiveness.

18 Oct, 2019

IPIM chief stresses Macau’s role as ‘precise liaison window’

IPIM President Irene Lau Kuan Va stressed on Tuesday Macau’s role as a “precise liaison window”.

16 Oct, 2019

Chui says Macau ‘is a friendly & open int’l tourism partner’

The local government will strengthen Macau’s role as a hub for linking the nation with the rest of the world.

15 Oct, 2019

Tourism chief expects close to 40 million visitors this year

Macau Government Tourism Office expects Macau’s number of visitor arrivals this year reach almost 40 million.

14 Oct, 2019

Tam says Art Macao shows draws over 16 million visits

The six-month-long Art Macao cultural event attracted over 16 million visits.

10 Oct, 2019